To honour by rites, by ceremonies of joy and respect, or by refraining from ordinary business; to observe duly; to keep. (verb)
To engage in joyful activity in appreciation of an event. (verb)
To perform or participate in, as a sacrament or solemn rite; to solemnize; to perform with appropriate rites. (verb)
Examples of word celebrate
The same sentiment goes for Erin Brown's choice of the word "celebrate."
Our hooping community continues to grow and we once again celebrate our hooping “newbies” that started hooping in 2008 and are already making their mark.
Still, he held out the possibility that Nikliborc could again celebrate Mass.
If you haven't encountered it before, you might just over the next few days, as knitters across Britain celebrate wool week by "tagging" lamp-posts with knitted doilies, wrapping public statues in scarves and sending knitted animals scurrying about city streets.
Sometimes the best thing for us to celebrate is the mere fact that we've made it to this point in life, especially if things have been challenging, which for many of us they have been recently and/or at times in our lives.